No death benefits for military during...

No death benefits for military during shutdown

There are 5 comments on the Kansas City Star story from Apr 8, 2011, titled No death benefits for military during shutdown. In it, Kansas City Star reports that:

The Pentagon says a government shutdown would delay the $100,000 death benefit paid to families if a military service member dies in the line of duty during the shutdown.Families would get the money eventually, after the government re-opens.A Pentagon official says if a shutdown ends by next Tuesday the military may get full paychecks on April ...

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Evan Politico

Bronx, NY

#1 Apr 9, 2011
Thank you for fighting oil wars for Obama and the New World Order,Too bad you will be considered a terror threat when you return by Homeland Security Czar Napolitano

Gladewater, TX

#2 Oct 8, 2013
Just the latest disgrace brought on our country by the Obama administration. Playing games with death benefits due to the families of our fallen soldiers. All to simply make the government shutdown as painful as possible. What a dark day it is to have a Commander In Chief who does not even begin to comprehend what honor is - Obama has lowered the dignity of the office he holds and has zero concern for those who serve our country. Political games with the families of dead soldiers - what a curse our nation brought on itself electing this insult to our country as its president. Obama does everything in his power to damage our nation. The single worst catastrophe in our nation's history is its current president. A pure politician who understands nothing beyond his own petty politics.
Charley Chan

Ardsley, NY

#3 Oct 8, 2013
You clowns owe me a cool trillion and you better pay up or else.....

Shoreham, NY

#4 Oct 8, 2013
I can play gitaur like jimmy page the girlies I like are underage
ISon Brady

Shoreham, NY

#5 Oct 9, 2013

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